Category Archives: AS3

Flash ActionScript (AS3) 3.0 Making a Variable Speed MovieClip

I needed to make a MovieClip run potentially at different frame rates.  This is pretty easy to do, but I figured others might want example code, so I’m posting it here.  I noticed over at StackOverflow, people were suggesting using the Timer class, but I think an ENTER_FRAME solution is better, especially for trying to… Read More »

Category: AS3

Web Services in AS3 and Charts

I’ve been working on a user interface to our behavioral metrics system as an easy project to get more into AS3.  Our system uses web services to communicate with the back-end DB, so when I opened up CS4 I went looking for the WebService class.  Much to my surprise, I couldn’t find anything. A few… Read More »

Category: AS3